OAKLAND (BCN) — Oakland International Airport is anticipating nearly 370,000 people will pass through the airport between Thursday and Jan. 2, about 90 percent of pre-pandemic passenger levels from 2019.
This Thursday and Sunday are expected to be the busiest travel days around the Christmas holiday, while the following Sunday on Jan. 2 is expected to also be busy, according to airport officials.READ MORE: 'We Need To Turn Things Around' – 2021 San Francisco Crime Statistics Show Sharp Rise In Gun Violence
The crowds at the airport will be nearly three times as big as the same period in 2020.READ MORE: San Francisco Supervisors Advance Resolution Apologizing To Chinese Community Over Past Atrocities
Oakland airport officials recommend that people check the latest COVID-19 travel restrictions and requirements at their destination.
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